COMM 461 - Visuality and the New Media
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Credits:
3
Credit Exclusions:
No more than 3 credits from Comm 450-490.
Waitlist Capacity:
3
Enforced Prerequisites:
Declared Communication Studies seniors ONLY.
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 365 strongly recommended.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course explores the intersection between digital media and "the visual" from historical, theoretical, and industrial perspectives. We trace changes in how the "user" is imagined from 1960s mainframe computers to today's popular social apps, developing analytical techniques for the visual analysis of new media cultural forms.

COMM 461 - Visuality and the New Media
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
25516
Open
18
18COMM Sr
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Capstone reserved for declared Communication Studies seniors only.
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